Lung On A Leaf' Model To Study Pulmonary Diseases

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UA researchers including BIO5 members Dr. Frederic Zenhausern, Director of the UA Center for Applied NanoBioscience and Medicine, and Dr. Louise Hecker, UA Associate Professor of Medicine, have received a three-year, $750,000 grant from the Arizona Biomedical Research Commission to study lung infections such as Valley fever and inflammatory conditions such as sarcoidosis in a plant model.